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Goth night returns to Morecambe Winter Gardens

Following on from its successful Goth night a Morecambe theatre is hosting another alternative show.

Music
Matt Boardman as the demon headmaster in the Lancaster Footlights adaptation.

Morecambe teacher takes on Demon Headmaster role

A Morecambe teacher is taking his career to the dark side as he prepares to play The Demon Headmaster.

Theatre and Comedy
The Globe Inn

UK’s largest pub company hit with £24k fine after family’s Baked Alaska horror

A Baked Alaska dessert wrongly sold as ‘egg-free’ sent a boy with a severe egg allergy into anaphylactic shock, a court has heard.

Eating Out 4
Pete Moser who will be helping to conduct the Lancashire Music Hub Big Show.

Morecambe children part of 1,000 performing across county

Children from Morecambe will be part of the 1,000 performing in a musical journey around the county.

Music
The following photograph was found in a lock-up in James Street, Morecambe, about three years ago, still on the wall covered by a poster. It shows dancers at the school there, recognise anyone?

Nostalgia: Do you recognise this dance school?

This photograph was found in a lock-up in James Street, Morecambe, about three years ago, still on the wall covered by a poster.

Nostalgia
Interior of the hospital hut at Wampo on the Burma-Thailand Railway

Nostalgia: Lancaster officer’s diary from Japanese prisoner of war camp

New book tells story of Lancaster officer’s tune held in a notorious Japanese prisoner of war camp.

Nostalgia 2
Mark Woodwards Classic Car and Bike Show returns to Leighton Hall.

Classic car and motorcycle show returns to Leighton Hall

Classic cars and motorcycles will be descending on the historic backdrop of Leighton Hall.

News
PJ Harvey will be appearing at the festival.

Lancaster University festival hopes to be real page turner

This July sees the first Lancaster Words festival, a three-day exploration of all things literary though a vibrant mix of readings, interviews, lectures, discussions, workshops, art exhibition, book-making and even film-making. 

News
Col Cary Owtram digging up his wartime diary in 1945

Lancashire soldier's hell on the River Kwai

During the Second World War Colonel Cary Owtram OBE was held in Chungkai Japanese Prisoner of War Camp, on the infamous river Kwai.

Nostalgia
Toby Carvery, Eden Park Hotel, Beckenham. Toby Carvery is offering a free roast dinner for military personnel this Saturday, June 24 for Armed Forces Day.

Toby Carvery salutes the Armed Forces with free meal on Armed Forces Day

Toby Carvery is showing its support to the armed forces by offering all military personnel a free carvery on Armed Forces Day on Saturday June 24.

Lifestyle
Navi on stage as Michael Jackson.

Moon walk with number one Michael Jackson impersonator in Lancaster

Get ready to moonwalk the night away as the world’s number one Michael Jackson impersonator comes to Lancaster.

Music
Laboratorium Piesni.

A cappella group to perform in Morecambe

World music singing group Laboratorium Pieśni are gearing up for their Morecambe gig next month.

News
Chris and Cath Halhead at their wedding at the weekend. They featured the purple bales to highlight WellChild - the national charity for sick children. Picture by Emma Dawson.

Wedding emojis make people lol

A Dolphinholme couple who got married had some unusual guests – giant purple emojis on hay bales to support a 
children’s charity.

Lifestyle
The Highfield Shakes

While away Sunday in little known Lancaster beer garden

This weekend a Lancaster pub will be opening its beautiful beer garden with ten bands taking to the stage for an afternoon of live music.

Music
Photo Neil Cross Work will be delayed  on the Broughton bypass

More hold-ups for Lancashire motorists as Broughton by-pass delayed

Lancashire motorists have been warned that completion of the long awaited Broughton by-pass will be delayed until early 2018.

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Have you been sick while on holiday?

Brits could be banned from all-inclusive holidays - unless they stop making fake ‘food-poisoning’ claims

UK holidaymakers could be banned from all-inclusive breaks unless they stop making bogus food poisoning claims, tour operators have warned.

Offbeat 5
The building of the Polo Tower in 1994, Morecambe. Copyright to the Horner family.

Morecambe Polo Tower memories

As work begins to demolish one of Morecambe’s controversial landmarks one family has spoken of their cherished memories on the Polo Tower.

News
Morecambe date for singer Froggie

Morecambe date for singer Froggie

Brummie singer Raymond Froggatt will be in concert at the Platform in Morecambe on Friday June 23.

Music
Inside the Dingles' cottage at the Emmerdale Studio Experience

Cross over to Yorkshire for a tour of Emmerdale

For hundreds of years, there has been a bit of a friendly rivalry between Lancastrians and Yorkshire folk.

Whats on
Baked Alaska

RECIPE: Baked Alaska

The Walled Garden at Barton Grange Hotel, near Preston, is proud to support Lancashire produce and, to go with one of their favourite ingredients, local fish, in a Your Food a couple of weeks ago, what could be tastier than Baked Alaska, using many locally-sourced ingredients?

Eating Out
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